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Oh yeah, we almost forgot — it’s the 4th Of July. A relevant excerpt from Niall Stokes’ Into The Heart (buy, buy, buy): “I started playing along with Adam, totally unaware that Brian (Eno) was listening in the other room,”…

ON A RIGHT WING AND A PRAYER

A contentious editorial at MSNBC re: the Bono / Jesse Helms friendship. Don’t pull any punches, pal.

STUCK IN POST PRODUCTION

In the July issue of Computer Arts Magazine, Carl Grinter, MD of Red Post Production talks about making the U2’s Stuck in a Moment video. It was a piece of work the company had to produce in only a couple…

I JUST SHOT JOHN LENNON

…says Bono. Rolling Stone reports on the Elevation Tour’s anti-handgun message.

DON’T BELIEVE THE HYPE The

The July issue of Record Collector Magazine: “Universal/Island have given the go-ahead for a box set of U2 rarities, according to the band’s guitarist, the Edge. It will cover the band’s entire career, taking in two or three out-takes from…

WIN A RATTLE & HUM

But you’ll have to be able to read Dutch: Rattle & Hum DVD Wedstrijd

U2’s BIG APPLE AD Here’s

Here’s what U2 could look like in an Apple Macintosh advert, courtesy of Andre Braun, Ultraviolet Brazil. ‘The people who are crazy enough to believe they can change the world, are the people that do.’ This ad was made by…

A ROCK ‘N ROLL IN THE HAY

Interesting photos of “CVULTRAVIOLET and The Fly”. More. And Melissa (under ‘my special pictures’) had a similar experience and tells her story.

GIVE THEM TIME

Once upon a time they made the cover of Time. Now timepieces flip their wigs (cough). In Philadelphia someone gave U2 v-e-r-y n-i-c-e watches. (The kind gesture backfired when, realising they could save a penny, U2 retrenched the person hired…

FROCK AND ROLL SUICIDE

Here are some pictures taken at the Frock and Roll evening. Click on noticias. (thanks to Francesc.) Lanu reports from Barcelona: “Only Bono and Wyclef Jean performed, all the other artists on the bill cancelled. After a speech by Nelson…